Cultures and conditions vary, but food unites us all – it is a necessity and a great source of joy. See how we as a packaging specialist are part of the changing world, helping great products reach more people, more easily. Meet our people from around the world and read our latest articles, news and publications.
Marcin Szota got the first taste of Lean Six Sigma in 2006. Right from the first training, he knew that he had found passion. 13 years later Marcin is Business Excellence Leader at Huhtamaki in Poland and a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt professional.
The high-quality fiber used in our paper cups can be recycled and used up to seven times before being composted or used to generate electricity. We lead and participate in several initiatives around the world to increase the recycling of paper cups.
According to a life cycle analysis co-commissioned by Huhtamaki, paper cups often have the lowest carbon footprint, and recycling lowers it further by 54%. The LCA was carried out in 2018-2019 by VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd.
Huhtamaki Fresh is both oven and microwave safe alternative to black plastic trays. It is a fiber-based, natural solution to ready meal packaging. A growing number of Fresh trays is reaching the UK market in May.
Huhtamaki’s Foodservice manufacturing unit in Hämeenlinna, Finland, will move to new premises in 2019. The new unit is designed to be highly energy-efficient and will enable very efficient manufacturing operations as well as top work safety.